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Miriam Kartch papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MP-0003-01


Miriam Kartch (1924-) was a longtime faculty member of Mannes School of Music, beginning her teaching under Clara Damrosch Mannes in 1945 and retiring in 2015. She was also the director of the Preparatory Division of Mannes. This collection consists of administrative documents and personal writings from Kartch’s ongoing tenure at Mannes. Most documents in this collection date from 1970s to 1990s, and include personal notes as well as meeting minutes and other faculty and administrative records. Also found herein is documentation on Mannes College's merger with The New School, and a proposed merger with the Manhattan School of Music.


  • 1958-1991
  • Majority of material found within 1978 - 1979

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research use. Please contact for appointment.


0.8 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

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Descriptive Status

No publicly accessible container list or inventory is available at this time. Please contact The New School Archives if you are interested in consulting this collection.
Guide to the Miriam Kartch papers
Jason Adamo and New School Archives and Special Collections Staff
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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